Spring Cleaning Tips for Dog Owners

Spring Cleaning Tips for Dog Owners – Are you sure you thought of everything when it comes to cleaning this spring? Keep your home clean and your dog and family healthy with these important spring cleaning tips! Spring is sure taking its sweet time making an appearance around here. To say that folks around these parts are a bit disappointed with Mother Nature would be an understatement. Although I’m not a fan of the cold weather, when you’re a person who {Read More}

How to Make Magnetic Slime

How to Make Magnetic Slime -Wondering how to make slime with magnetic qualities? This step-by-step tutorial is so helpful and even includes a video! This post may include affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Spring break this year was a little boring – at least for my son. My husband was off bass fishing in Texas with a buddy, my daughter was at daycare (like usual) and Dane stayed at home with me while I worked. Although he said that the days {Read More}

How to Clean a Vinyl Shower Curtain

Learn how to clean a vinyl shower curtain with ingredients you have at home! Soap scum and mildew just disappear, leaving your shower curtain looking like new again! It’s that time of year again, isn’t it? When you take a look in and around your home and realize it needs a good deep cleaning after a long, cold winter. The windows are cloudy, the dust bunnies have settled into the corners of every room, the carpet needs brightening, the bathroom tile is {Read More}

Blog Photography: My Shooting Setup

Blog Photography: My Shooting Setup – A behind-the-scenes look at how I shoot photos for my blog – my photography set-up, info on my camera and some of my favorite accessories! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. I’m asked often about my blog photography by fellow bloggers, friends and family. It’s taken me almost three years to get up enough confidence to share what my setup looks like. I remember when I first started blogging in August of 2013. The {Read More}

Kids Squeeze Ball

Kids squeeze ball, stress ball, squishy ball. . .whatever you’d like to call it. This toy keeps kids busy for hours and they are so simple to make! Here’s how to make a kids squeeze ball! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. What’s a Kids Squeeze Ball you ask? Apparently it’s the coolest thing ever, according to my 7 year-old, Dane. You may have also heard them called exercise balls, squishy toys, relaxable balls, stress balls, isoflex balls, stress relievers. . {Read More}

Miracle Carpet Cleaner

I really should make this Miracle Carpet Cleaner by the gallon. That’s just the way it is when you have kids and a dog, right? Things get messy. And when you have a husband who insists on putting carpet in the living room, the hallways and the bedrooms (because it’s just more cozy that way) you need to have some tricks up your sleeve to clean up the toughest of messes. Let me tell you where I first saw this {Read More}

Using Vinegar in the Laundry: How to Whiten Whites

This post has been sponsored by Four Monks. All thoughts and opinions are my own. If anyone would have told me years ago what a struggle it would be to keep white laundry, white. . .I wouldn’t have believed them. Growing up, my mom would soak socks in bleach before washing them in a hot water wash. We did laundry on Mondays and Thursdays, and I’m pretty sure our family had some of the whitest socks on the planet. I {Read More}

Printable Adult Coloring Pages

  This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. I’ve been waiting for a couple weeks now to share these Printable Adult Coloring Pages with you!! I’ve never shared anything like this on the blog before so I’m excited to see what you think of them. If you like them, I’m going to keep them coming! As an adult, have you ever colored before? I mean just really sat down. . . and colored? On your own? Without your kids? I {Read More}

Cotton Candy Lip Scrub

This cotton candy flavored lip scrub is perfect for sweet, kissable lips! One of the best homemade sugar scrubs out there! This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy. You know I can’t get through winters around here without my lip scrub. In fact, if I didn’t have a lip and skin regimen in the winter, my lips would crack off and I would just dry up. One of my favorite DIY recipes is this Vanilla Sugar Lip Polish made with coconut oil. Today, {Read More}

Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs

Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs – Watch the rainbow appear when these bath bombs hit the water and start to fizz! They smell great, they’re fun to make and they’re soothing to the skin! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. I’m really trying to focus on some colorful and happy projects to get through the cold, dull and dreary winter season. Today I’m sharing some Rainbow Sprinkle Bath Bombs that are, what I like to call, “Valentine’s Day-inspired.” Heck, they’re {Read More}